Elvis Duran has enjoyed a successful career in the field of working as a radio jockey. He has done amazingly well in being a host of a morning show titled ‘Elvis Duran and Morning Show.’ This radio station has its headquarters in New York in the USA. This show was aired on ‘Z100’ radio station. After the show, he earned great popularity and recognition as the program grew in numerous states that include Atlantic City, Fort Meyers, and Miami. Here is a quick summary of the net worth of Elvis Duran in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Duran was born in 1954 on August 5th in Texas in the USA. He is part of North American Nationality. He has a radio career that has spanned over thirty years and has included both hosting a radio show and being a director of duties at the WIOQ station that was based in Philadelphia and KBTS that was based in Austin. Also, he hosted Z-93 which was based in Atlanta and KRBE that was based in Houston.
Duran has been living in New York City together with his fiancée Alex Carr, who works as a zookeeper at the Staten Island Zoo. He has lost over 100 pounds after he underwent surgery in 2014. He came out as a gay in 2010 during a broadcast, and at one time he was a Grand Marshall of Miami Beach Gay pride in 2016. He was appreciated for his bold move of coming out and admitting that he was gay, something very few people could have the guts to do so.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He began to host his daily show in Z100 radio station in 1996. The show grew to Sussex County and in 2004, to Miami. From then, he gained national recognition, and this is what landed him hosting ‘Elvis Duran and Morning Show’ that aired on XM Satellite radio. Also, it aired on the iHeartRadio app. The show currently replays every day on a channel titled ‘Elvis Duran.com.’
The show has done well as it has been ranked position one for many years. EDMS is among the top 40 shows that have very many listeners in the United States of America, and it has pop culture as well as hit songs. He runs an entertainment company that he created in 2007 ‘The Elvis Duran Group’ that has a keen focus on creating content on radio, television internet and much more.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Duran is over $5.5 million. The fortune has been created from his career as a radio host. He has hosted some shows that have accumulated a huge following, and this is what has earned him a large chunk of his wealth. Also, he runs his own media company that is involved in content creation.
Duran is a talented media person who has explored his capability to the fullest. His hard work and focus have seen him create a radio show that has topped among the 40 most listed shows in the United States. He runs his media company- The Elvis Duran Group that is doing very well.